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Bus  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Exeter City Centre, George's Meeting House to Princetown, Dartmoor Visitor Centre Dart / ...

£3 - £5

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Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Exeter to Princetown 34.7 miles

£70 - £90

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Exeter to Princetown 34.7 miles

£5 - £8

Exeter to Princetown by bus

The bus journey time between Exeter and Princetown is around 1h 27m and covers a distance of around 27 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 7m. Operated by First and Tavistock Country Bus, the Exeter to Princetown bus service departs from Exeter City Centre, George's Meeting House and arrives in Princetown, Dartmoor Visitor Centre. Typically 15 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 27m
Fastest bus time:
1h 7m
Bus distance:
27 miles
Buses per week:
15
Cheapest price:
£3
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
10:01
Last bus departs at:
15:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Exeter to Princetown bus schedules

Exeter → Princetown
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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Princetown is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Princetown is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Exeter City Centre, George's Meeting House and arriving at Princetown, Dartmoor Visitor Centre. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 29m.

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It is 24 miles from Exeter to Princetown. It is approximately 34.7 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Exeter to Princetown without a car is to bus which takes 1h 29m and costs £3 - £5.

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The bus from Exeter City Centre, George's Meeting House to Princetown, Dartmoor Visitor Centre takes 1h 29m including transfers and departs four times a week.

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Exeter to Princetown bus services, operated by First, depart from Exeter City Centre, George's Meeting House station.

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Exeter to Princetown bus services, operated by First, arrive at Princetown, Dartmoor Visitor Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Exeter to Princetown is 35 miles. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Exeter to Princetown.

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  • Distance: 23.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 29m

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Princetown, England?

First operates a bus from Exeter City Centre, George's Meeting House to Princetown, Dartmoor Visitor Centre 4 times a week. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 1h 29m. Tavistock Country Bus also services this route once a week.

Bus operators
Tavistock Country Bus
Phone
07580 260683
Website
tavistockcountrybus.co.uk
Bus from Exeter City Centre, Central Station to Princetown, Fox Tor Cafe
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Tavistock Country Bus
Other operators
Taxi from Exeter to Princetown
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
£70 - £90
ZCars
Phone
+44 1392 422 888
White Swan Taxis
Phone
+44 1392 278 784
Website
whiteswantaxis.co.uk
Exe Cars
Phone
+44 1392 555 555
Website
exetercars.com
Apple Taxis Exeter
Phone
+44 1392 666 666
Website
appletaxisexeter.co.uk

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